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by LAURENCE R. JURDEM December 5, 2015 4:00 AM The impact of WFB and NR on America’s 40th president. On October 23, 1980, William F. Buckley Jr. wrote a confidential note to the Republican presidential nominee, Ronald Reagan. It was twelve days before the election...

What is it about George Washington and more particularly what is it about his presidency that makes him so important? There are many reasons, but the central one was that Washington best represented the ideas of “the spirit of 1776” or what was then called...